Daina Gudzinevičiūtė is President of the Lithuanian National Olympic Committee and Olympic Champion in Sydney 2000. She is also an active opinion-maker and advocate of gender equality in sports. Ms Gudzineviciute is a Chairwoman of the European Olympic Committees (EOC) Gender Equality in Sport Commission since 2014 and also chairs the “Women and Sport” commission at the Lithuanian National Olympic Committee. Ms. Gudzinevičiūtė is dedicating a lot of work and her personal time for promoting sports among women in Lithuania. She has always been an inspiration as an athlete, who has achieved a lot in her sport, as well as a successful career woman, who managed to combine sports, education and her professional career.